2015 Chevrolet Silverado Review
2015 Chevy Silverado 1500
Serving Norwalk, Indianola,and Des Moines, Iowa
The 2015 Chevy Silverado 1500 continues Chevrolet’s long tradition as a manufacturer of excellent, durable trucks. The model released this year improves upon performance features by supplying more powerful engine capabilities. The 2015 Chevy Silverado also uses fuel more efficiently than previous generations.
Buyers choose between three different body types of Silverado 1500: Regular Cab, Double Cab and Crew Cab. The extended cabs include some extra storage features.
Chevy Silverado 1500:
|Fuel Economy:||17 city / 28 hwy mpg**|
|Standard Engine:||3.6L Inline 4|
|Horsepower:||323 @ 6800 rpm|
|Torque:||278 @ 4800 rpm|
Drivers notice the responsive performance of the 2015 Chevy Silverado 1500 immediately. A powerful EcoTec3 engine and three critical enhanced systems controlling fuel management, fuel injection and valve timing set this vehicle apart from other light trucks.
Select between three performance levels. A 4.3L Chevy Silverado 1500 offers the highest level of torque available within the light truck class for a V6. It provides 305 lb-ft of torque to achieve 18 miles per gallon in city traffic and 24 mpg under highway conditions.
Drivers who require some extra power may obtain this truck in a V8. They choose either a 355- horsepower 5.3L suppling 305 lb-ft of torque or a 420-horsepower 6.2L with 383 lb-ft of torque. The standard four wheel anti-lock braking system contributes to the overall roadway performance of this model. Its engine and other high performance features makes this vehicle a great fit for drivers requiring a powerful light truck.
The 2015 Chevy Silverado 1500 also offers additional seat padding improvements to increase comfort levels for drivers and passengers. The Regular Cab seats three and extended cab models will accommodate up to six people.
The well-designed cab interior offers space and functionality. A front 40/20/40 split bench seat is standard, but many available additional interior options allow a high degree of customization in the vehicle. With a base trim in vinyl, buyers can select upper level trim coverings in several optional colors in vinyl, cloth or leather. This vehicle includes air conditioning for one zone, plus a well-designed, easily accessible instrument panel. The manufacturer added cruise control and power door locks as standard features.
The 2015 model of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 furnishes some useful space-saving features. In addition to generous storage in the front between the split bench seat, the glove compartment on the passenger side typically offers two interior levels. In the rear of the cab, the passenger seat in extended cab models folds up to permit available additional storage beneath the seat.
Standard features include an in-cab audio system with four speakers. This includes an AM/FM radio, a convenient 4.2″ diagonal color screen and USB ports.
The 2015 model of the Chevy Silverado 1500 enables owners to purchase available services for a multitude of additional entertainment options, such as Satellite radio. One of the most popular add-ons is a 4G LTE connection that includes Wi-Fi. Additionally, drivers can install Bluetooth® and a Silverado MyLink.
The 2015 Chevy Silverado 1500 received an overall five star safety rating for front and side crashes. It ranks 4 star in rollover accidents. All three versions offer standard airbags to protect passengers, including full-length side curtain airbags. Additional precautions include greater stability provided by the Sliverado’s modern Traction and Stability Control System. A high tech monitoring system reports tire pressure, so drivers know immediately if a tire begins losing air.
If you need a powerful light truck with enhanced interior comfort, you’ll enjoy test driving the 2015 Chevy Silverado 1500. Visit Gregg Young Chevrolet in Norwalk to see how well this model performs for you.
* MSRP excludes taxes, destination charges, optional equipment, registration, and dealer charges.
** EPA estimated MPG may vary by transmission, trim and individual driving behavior.